First edition of Peshawar Literature Festival opens with 12 sessions on different subjects

First edition of the Peshawar Literature Festival started here on Monday at the Institute of Education and Research (IER), University of Peshawar. The festival has...

Peshawar ATC grants bail to Bara journalist detained in police attack case

Muhammad Tayyab Muhammadzai Peshawar Anti-Terrorism Court has granted bail to Bara journalist Khadim Khan Afridi who was detained by the Counter Terrorism Department (CTD) in...

Charadda journalists start protest camp to press DHQ medical superintendent transfer

Charsadda journalists have setup a protest camp at Charsadda Chowk against the district headquarters hospital’s medical superintendent. Earlier the MS had detained journalist Alif Khan...

Karak city’s has run out of drinking water

Riaz Khattak Karak district’s basic issues are still unaddressed despite receiving billion of rupees annually in oil and gas revenues. Karak district is one of the...

Water shortage badly hurting Torghar girls education

Azmat Hussain Locals in remote Torghar district of the province blame the unavailability to water for hurting education of girls. Fazal Khan, a local said that...

Peshawar Literature Festival to start from May 24

First edition of the three days long Peshawar Literature Festival will start at the Institute of Education and Research (IER), University of Peshawar on...

KP textbook and educational boards facing problems due to paper shortage

Aarif Hayat Khyber Pakhtunkhwa is facing problems in preparing papers for secondary and higher secondary classes due to paper shortage. The paper shortage has made it...

World Bee Day: beekeepers call to end deforestation & misuse of insecticides to protect bees

Rifaqatullah Razarwal Khyber Pakhtunkhwa beekeepers deforestation, insecticide sprays, pollution and global warming were posing serious threats honeybees in the province. On the other hand, agriculture department...

Bajaur mob lynches detained suspect and set police station on fire

A mob set a Bajaur police station on fire after lynching a detained accused on Thursday. District Police Officer Bajaur Abdul Samad Khan said that...

LRH has run out of beds due to large number of sick children

Shahid Khan A large number of children have fallen ill in the provincial capital due to seasonal illnesses common in summer. Doctors said that the many...

SHO Shapur police station Shakeel Khan martyred in attack

Rifaqatullah Razarwal Unidentified assailants martyred Station House Officer (SHO) of the Shapur police station Shakeel Khan near the Northern Bypass on Thursday. Chamkani police station additional...

New study reveals dire straits of exiled Afghan journalists in Pakistan

A research study conducted by Pakistan-based media watchdog Freedom Network in cooperation with DW Akademie, has found an urgent need for extending humanitarian and...

EU and UNHCR delegates stationed in Afghanistan visit HMC

Senior Delegates of European Union (EU) and UNHCR stationed in Afghanistan along with UNHCR RAHA Pakistan visited the Medical Teaching Institute Hayatabad Medical Complex...

Khyber journalist protests continue against colleague arrest

Khyber journalist protest to press the demand for the release of their detained colleague Khadim Afridi continued on Tuesday. Mr Afridi was detained by the...

Kurram traders announce strike against prolonged power outages

Ali Afzal Afzaal Kurram district traders have announced a shutter down protest against the prolonged power outages plaguing the area. Muhammad Irshad Khan, a trader leader...

Khyber journalists boycott government functions in protest against fellow detention

Journalists belonging to all three press clubs of Khyber district have demanded immediate release of detained reporters Khadim Khan Afridi. The protesters demanded immediate release...